Definition of multiregionalist in English:

multiregionalist

noun

Anthropology
  • A supporter or adherent of the multiregional theory of human evolution.

Origin

1990s; earliest use found in New Scientist. From multi- + regionalist, after multiregional, multiregionalism.

Pronunciation

multiregionalist

/ˌmʌltɪˈriːdʒ(ə)nəlɪst//ˌmʌltɪˈriːdʒən(ə)lɪst//ˌmʌltɪˈriːdʒ(ə)n(ə)lɪst/